The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 79 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.26% 0.80% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 3.35% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 209 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.21% 23.91% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 125 162 97
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
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NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

NAS
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Guildford region.

NAS Salary Trend in Guildford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
5 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Linux

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OSSEC
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Clearswift
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) SunGard
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) F5